Summer Internship at the Philadelphia Water Department

Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Implementation Program

Seeking highly qualified students for experiences in the following academic departments: Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Planning, Urban Design

Job Description:

Interns will work with the GSI Implementation Program Group, supporting efforts in planning, design, and programmatic development for projects implemented for the Green City, Clean Waters Plan. For more information, please visit:

Interns may be involved with any of the following:

++ Site Investigations and Analysis of Potential Project Sites
++ Concept Development for GSI Projects
++ Research and Documentation for High Profile Civic Landscape     Project(s)
++ Research and Cataloging of Materials, Vegetation, and New Techniques
++ Data Administration


Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student during the entire year of 2016. Candidates with experience related to stormwater management design, green infrastructure, and water resources will be given priority. Must have solid computer and software skills, strong organizational and communication skills, and high level of motivation. Both field work and office work may be required. Valid US driver’s license preferred though a personal vehicle is not required.


40-hour work week, flexible start/end dates from early May to September

How to Apply:

Complete online application and submit cover letter, resume, and samples of your work. All materials must be received electronically or by mail by March 31, 2016. Questions may be directed to